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CBS
Sep 29, 2012 5:30pm PDT
at the ball park he takes the ball four oakland strictly on the hill, did not get help from the defense yoenis cespedis tries to get the runner at third he airmails it. he scores michael saunders goes yard to make it for nothing. today only lasted four and one- third innings. a runner on josh donaldson on the tine run, he can add that to dead center. we have a tight ball game in the 10th inning to on for brandon moss. >>> that baby is gone a's win it >>> the a's score seven unanswered runs and come back to when it a's are 2 and have backed or head of a wild-card spot. a as you and cal coach jeff tedford's in the hot seat as cal struggles. 24 yds to pater a 77 ball game, a is you strikes on third and goal. the goal of 17-7 at the break. cal down by 10 current referee rules it incomplete, his back foot dragging in the end zone the call overturned tell gets the touchdown the defense could not stop asu, tell false 27-17 now 1-4. san jose state verses navy. he somehow gets away makes a pass down the sideline, he carouser it for the 22 yd reception. leads to a field goal of three nothing at the brea
CBS
Sep 29, 2012 6:00pm PDT
. >> reporter: defense attorney bernard grossberg. what about some of the folks who do have rap sheet, who do have a history of criminal records, what about the idea of them walking the street here in massachusetts? >> well, we don't like some of these guys getting released. that's what the law requires. and we will do it because we're the commonwealth of massachusetts, and we try to do the right thing. >> reporter: grossberg says what happened in massachusetts should prompt other states to examine their own labs. >> i think in our system, our criminal justice system, there is nothing worse than an unfair, unconstitutional conviction. >> reporter: in dookhan is convicted, she could face more than 20 years in prison. elaine quijano, cbs news, boston. >> reid: a new report says drug ask alcohol abuse is on the rise among amtrak employees. among other findings the report says mechanics and signal operators tested positive at four time the rate of employees at other railroads last year. amtrak management said it will step up random drug testing. a washed out in drought-ridden west texas. rain con
CBS
Oct 6, 2012 6:30pm PDT
the game. they went to overtime. in that extra period, defense needed to make a big stop and they got it. chase thomas comes down with that pick. and stanford would turn that into points in the form of speedster back stepfan taylor up the gut and weaves in 2 -- 21 yards. stanford wins 54-48. a huge shutout. let's go to the big national matchup of the day. number 10 florida trailed at home. mike mike.gilleslie with one of his two touchdowns for the afternoon. you saw one. how about some insurance? a little later on, he had 146 yards on the ground. it's the gators winning at the swamp 14-6. a grandaddy of them all when it comes to high school matchup. >>> and last night at kezar stadium, bruce mahoney gained the football version, saint ignatius, sacred hard on defense trying to stop the wildcats. matt emery did the dirty work boles over defenders. saint ignatius 4-1 for the year wins 35-21. this is the best of three series. they had football last night. then they will have basketball between the two then baseball. that completes the trifecta of the bruce mahoney series. >> i can't believe
CBS
Oct 5, 2012 6:00pm PDT
defensively so bad the patriots scored them 45-14 in the second half and put 580 yards of total offense. despite that here's the 49er coaches building up buffalo's defensive line. >> explosive team, both sides of the ball. this will be the best defensive line we have played so far this year. >> is this a case of the head coach buttering up the opponent or in your opinion are they that good? >> i will fully echo what coach said. it's a fact. this is the best defensive line we faced thus far. [ laughter ] >> and the laugh track, dennis o'donnell productions throwing that in. nobody is going to believe that. i think the 49ers could be playing, i don't know, a high school team and they would say, this is just the greatest high school team and we're going to have our work cut out. >> that's the line. >> sell it. >> optimistic. >> as long as they win. captions by: caption colorado comments@captioncolorado.com you're on timeout leo! some things won't last 25 years. ah! woof! some things will. save up to 15% on an ikea kitchen. erika derry: and the fact that cacalifornia isn't making it a prio
KBCW
Sep 30, 2012 8:30am PDT
is that the people that were opposed to it include both people on the defense side and judges and have been successful in this new terminal delays it does not have to excess their states plenty of states and talking states like ohio that have been successful in moving it along the beach at the speed it originally intended but it can be done. >>> coming up next looking at all of the new work on the 49ers' new home in the south bay. with a special present for the a's player that helped the team keeps its playoff dreams alive. hot >>> cousins and this is good took part in the box and all timers the money raised is used for care support and research. it began and ended at mission creek park and took place all along the waterfront. keeping a postseason dreams alive and kicking. struggling us a chance to come the padre's although the scheme did not that much. breaking it down to us and the sports. >>> good morning. for the case it's all about the post-season and moved a little bit closer. gave in tied it for the 10th and ran and got his pitch and smacked the no daughter to give the a's the 74
CBS
Sep 30, 2012 7:30am PDT
it into the first two things fifth of the one it's not determine if deterrence and defense to argue and no city can be fun to say whether it is a deterrent because the people that are deterred are not coming for to tell us it's clearly not of the wicked ever know 3/5 and the first practice saving of the money it's an empty argument. there has been three separate independent studies done on how much money would be saved. the very $85 million between the top one and the lowest one simply not based on reality. boaters should not vote on that basis. quitter you want to see the death penalty carried out since the voters should make that choice for themselves. the problem is it's not going on right now nobody has been executed in years and the whole process is frozen and if it's not going on when not get rid of it. " that sort of like saying for all those years the foreigners were lousy team motion of dennis try to improve the image of disclose the team down. i don't have the pessimism that many do with the weakened fix it. i think we can if we have leadership if we ever political leaders that truly say
CBS
Oct 2, 2012 4:30am PDT
for prompting esteban to kill her former friend. the defense says it was not premeditated but done in the heat of passion. >>> the body of one of two missing fishermen has washed ashore in the san mateo county coast. the man was aboard an 18-foot fishing boat when it capsized on sunday off pidgeon point. a second man is still missing. neither were wearing life jackets. two other men on board were wearing life jackets and made it safely to shore. >>> chevron is on the agenda when the richmond city council meets tonight expected to approve a resolution to be sure the oil company uses the highest standards and the best technology when it repairs the refinery that burned two months ago this past august. the council is also expected to urge chevron to invest in research and office space in richmond's marina bay district. >>> an east bay fire district is hiring a federal grant of $8 million enabling the east contra costa fire district to rehire laid-off firefighters and even add more staff. the district plans to fill 15 firefighting positions it eliminated over the summer and will hire a dozen more.
CBS
Oct 3, 2012 4:30am PDT
we went defensive spreading the water from the top of our ladder pipe in from the outside into the windows. that's what we call a defensive fire. >> reporter: when you're looking for hot spots, there's a lot of voids you say that hot spots could be hiding. >> with the collapse of the structure, the second floor, it's creating void spots that we can't get to the fire. so there's small hidden hotspots that we're trying to get to. we'll be here all morning waiting for daylight to break so we can evaluate the structure and how far we can get in. >> reporter: all right, deputy chief gil dong, thank you for that. again, the investigation continuing. there was some talk that the firefighters might be looking at a propane tank as part of the cause. but that's not being confirmed at this point. they are look at everything and the investigation will continue later on this morning. also want to give some props to the berkeley pd because they were able to help a woman in a wheelchair out of the home. no injuries for firefighters or residents. also, should mention that some of the surr
CBS
Oct 6, 2012 5:30pm PDT
with the touchdown to tie the game. they went to overtime. in that extra period, defense needed to make a big stop and they got it. chase thomas comes down with that pick. and stanford would turn that into points in the form of another speeder it back stepfan taylor up the gut and weaves in. 21 yards. stanford wins 54-48. >>> from there we go to the big, big battle of the afternoon, number 10 florida, number 4, lsu. mike. >> releasecy with one of his two temperatures for the afternoon. you saw one. how about some insurance? a little later on, he had 146 yards on the ground. it's the gators winning at the swamp 14-6. and has night at kezar stadium, bruce mahoney gained the football version, saint ignatius, sacred hard on defense trying to stop the wildcats.saint ignatius wins 35- 21. the best of three series starting with football, then basketball, then baseball. it's been going on for 119 years. >> wow. >> this series, huh? >> incredible. >> old san francisco. >> all right. that's old school. >> oh, yes. >> a big night here in san francisco and across the
KBCW
Oct 2, 2012 10:00pm PDT
of defense is muni. >> did you hear? a couple big baseball playoff games in the bay area this weekend. sold out football game at candle stick. >> there's america's cup of racing r. it's fleet way ebbing. with the blue angels, then there's the fair. are you going to be there? >> yeah. >> and bluegrass, golden gate park. >> there's going be hundreds and thousands again, if not more than a million people converging on the city. >> sound, muni is not very good. >> that's not just an opinion. on time a little more than-the time. it's short 160 drivers. they go unfilled. >> i'm optimistic about this weekend. >> really? >> investing in the infrastructure, which is the buses, the track, the trains, the traffic flow. and they're going to get better. >> this is the type of weekend lots of people get on muni. throwing everything in fans. which begs the question. >> you can do it for a weekend, why can't you do it every day? >> to sustain that level of activity, to osteopathy those extra vehicles. >> are you going to the game sunday? >> yes. >> how are you getting to the game? >> we car
KBCW
Oct 4, 2012 10:00pm PDT
. >> san juan has its swallows. hercules has its turkeys. the annual invasion and the defense tactics people are adopting. >> the turkeys are back. they welcomed us home. >> reporter: there are turkeys in hercules. >> yeah, they're all over this area. hercules, in my neighborhood. >> reporter: and some residents complain they are damaging rooftops, behaving aggressively during the breeding season and leaving behind a mess. this was kind of a tricky assignment. while there are turkeys and we'd spot them, whenever they spotted us they took off. >> they're not turkeys, they're vultures. they rule the city. >> reporter: barbara wong and her friend had a different experience. >> having babies and stuff and one of the guy got attacked on the back of our necks. started to, you know, hitting them. >> reporter: you started hitting the turkeys with a chair? >> the guy was getting hit sox yes. >> reporter: turns out the man and turkey survived. on the hercules city website it warns residents not to feed them and to keep a distance, even suggesting opening an umbrella to scare them off. >> they w
KBCW
Oct 6, 2012 10:00pm PDT
th inning defensive melt down. tacked on a couple more runs for cincinnati. just awaiting. i have everything in my ear to tell me what's going on. now i'm told it's 5-2. the giants have now scored a run. with one out, there's the applause from roberto over there off camera. let's just go ahead and talk about the oakland athletics. they went to detroit on a wave of mention. game 1 of the alds. led off the game with a first a's lead off post season home run. ricky anderson in 19891-0 and that's when the man got stronger as the game went on. he struck out 11 a's. batters kept him off balance. 14th strike outs. the a's could have tied it here. brandon moss got to the warning track and the a's lose game 1, 3-1. game 2, 9:00 a.m. in the morning. it's not how you start, it's how you finish in this five game series. i'll be back in another 10 minutes and i'll come up and say the same thing. i'll give you an update on the giants. give you a full minute. >> thanks very much. all those big crowds today are expected to be larger tomorrow. the busiest weekend of the year is expected to bring i
CBS
Sep 29, 2012 11:00pm PDT
. san jose state defense incredible holding navy to 144 total yards. led by travis johnson eight tackles. johnson graduated from king's academy sunnyvale. a 43 are there san jose state wins,,,,,,,,,, dan hurd: when i was a child, california was a leader in education funding. erika derry: and the fact that california isn't making it a priority frustrates me. dan hurd: i'm ashamed of that, and i don't want this to continue for my daughter. brenda kealing: prop 38 is going to bring a lot of money to our schools. suzan solomon: the money stays at the school site. cade derry: what i would really like to see is that the teachers... that were laid off come back to the school. navaz hurd: a smaller class size. navaz hurd: as a mom i want that. as a teacher i want that. >>> dozens of people in san francisco took part in the walk to and alzheimer's the why part of a nationwide fund-raising effort part of 14 walks in northern california and nevada. northern california and nevada. that's it for us see you,,,,,, no no no no no no.. rosco ..no, no, no... ♪ opera love it. (crying) ally, ally oh, same
CBS
Oct 2, 2012 5:30pm PDT
to the furthest checkpoint they ventured out to since the new orders. the first line of defense against the taliban. the checkpoint is now manned by afghan forces. but we found a disorganized group with few uniforms but plenty of guns, a potential danger for u.s. troops. >> if you come to an environment like this there are afghans with weapons. >> they're not going to put away their weapons just because we're here. as you see, everybody else has got theirs, too. >> reporter: you've built this relationship on trust and now you're saying well, hold on, maybe we don't trust you and-- that's not what you're saying. >> right. >> reporter: but that's the impression. >> that may be the message. we tried to soft than blow as much as we can. they felt guilty for the incidents themselves so they understood why we were trying to do this. we're going to continue this relationship as best we can given this and they were good with it. >> reporter: the soldiers that we were with hoped to finish vetting the afghan forces this week but, scott, commanders have a new list of conditions that have to be met
CBS
Oct 3, 2012 4:00am PDT
on the defensive and make a mantra for future challengers to an incumbent. >> are you better off than you were four years ago? >> reporter: in 1984 reagan now the incumbent did it again. after seeming to lose his way in the first debate with walter mondale, the 73-year-old reagan diffused the issue with one well timed quip. >> i will not make age an issue of this campaign. i will not exploit for political purposes my opponent's youth and inexperience. [ laughter ] >> one liners like those are far and few in between. historians says it's not what the candidates say that usually matters the most. >> less important than what they say is how they appear. do they treat their rival with respect. do they connect with the audience? do they respond at the moment when they have to react? how do they look? how do they seem? >> reporter: during the first-ever televised debate richard nixon chose to wear no makeup. with a 5:00 shadow he looked sweaty and uncomfortable compared to the tanned, relaxed john f. kennedy. then voters heard the impatient sighs of al gore. it was clear by the microphones while george w
CBS
Oct 1, 2012 5:00am PDT
. no match for the niners defense or offense. they were crushed and stuffed. no problem whatsoever. they scored 34 and win in in a blowout 34-0. how long can you go as the raiders get crushed in the mile high stadium. results for the first quarter carving up oakland quickly. the raiders held their own going into the half. they were only down 4. second half was ugly. the raiders lose it big. final score 37-6. i was watching the rider cup. >>> on to baseball now, giants in san diego wrapping up a series. not at his finest. he had another shaky start for the nh west champ. they both go yard. giants rally to a 7-5 win. manager says he will be in the playoff rotation which begins this week. later this week. oakland looking for a sweep of the mariners. possible shot an a title. go ahead shot to put the a's on top. he homers. they beat seattle 5-2. they are now a win closer to first playoff in 6 years. magic number is 1. if they can sweep the rangers in the next 3, they'll take the west. how about play of the day? chipper jones turned in defense. and last regular season game. two diving
CBS
Oct 4, 2012 5:00am PDT
the boost he was hoping for after putting the president on the defensive all night. romney you wanted to his own successes as massachusetts governor but highlighted what he called the failed promises of the obama administration. >>> reporter: the first presidential debate started with a handshake and a romantic moment. >> 20 years ago, i became the luckiest man on earth because michelle obama agreed to marry me. >> congratulations to you, mr. president, on your anniversary. i'm sure this was the most romantic place you could imagine here with me. >> reporter: the theme of the debate for president obama appeared to be that romney's plans lacked specifics. >> is the reason that governor romney is keeping all these plans secret because it's too good? >> reporter: governor romney spent the night attacking his record. >> you have been president for four years. you said would you cut the deficit in half. it's now four years later. we still have trillion dollar deficits. >> reporter: mitt romney came into the debate trailing in the polls but that could change after last night's performance. >> anyt
CBS
Oct 4, 2012 1:35am PDT
good exchanges, in his defense. >> we talk about that on live tv, you gotta play to your instincts. we want to show you one more sound bite. this is about romney and big bird. >> i'm sorry, jim. i'm going to stop the subsidy to pbs. i love pbs. i love big bird. actually like you too. but i'm not going to keep on spending money and borrowing money from china to pay for it, no. 1. >> is that harsh? >> it's harsh when we're focusing on big bird. but romney's point was that too much of our debt has been accumulated by china and other countries as well. what he didn't mention was that china was buying that up when george w. bush was president as well. but the fact that i had to point that out on the air tonight is an illustration of what barack obama didn't do. the president frankly should have been politely in his face, saying that's not accurate, just like the presentation about romney's health care program. the president should have merely said the governor is being a hypocrite. he did this in massachusetts. and the president frankly didn't do that tonight. i think that's the reason tha
FOX News
Oct 4, 2012 6:00am PDT
's argument is breathtakingly dishonest. he says mitt romney wants a $5 trillion tax cut. that's defensible because he doesn't want to lower the rates. then he says in order to pay for it he has to raise tax on the middle class. the study he's because that on admits it's making that. you. mitt romney has never proposed raising taxes on the middle class. you might as well -- it's just as plausible to say mitt romney is going to pay for this tax cut by invading canada and seizing their oil wells. it's fictional assertions they are passing off as fact and saying romney is campaigning on raising middle class taxes. meanwhile the only way to pay for all of the spend can that barack obama has done and will continue to do under his budget is to raise taxes. a dollar spent is a dollar taxed. >> style is important in debates. and john kennedy when people listened on the radio did not win the first debate. he won the presidency because looking at the two of them on television, richard nixon lost the debate temperature that happened last night and barack obama has to do better on style. bill: in momen
CBS
Oct 6, 2012 5:00am PDT
. >> reporter: good morning. well the prosecution wanted three year sentence, the defense asked for an acquittal. the butler said he acted on behalf of the catholic church and the pope. he sawed i don't feel like a thief. the verdict was a foregone conclusion. paolo gabriele confessed but he was caught. the unanswered question is whether he acted alone. during his testimony the butler insisted he had no accomplices but in a statement to the vatican police he named half a dozen people including priests and cardinals who he said suggested he leak documents to an italian journalists. some 80 boxes were removed from paolo gabriele's apartment in vatican city. some documents bore pope benedict's own hand writing including the word destroy written in german. it revealed the secret workings of the vatican. >> the importance of this trial is the vatican showing it's taking a serious breach of trust, a serious crime, if you will, taking it very seriously. in the past there's been the idea anybody can get away with figure and that's clearly not the case. >> reporter: paolo gabriele said he acted to expose
CSPAN
Sep 30, 2012 7:00am EDT
way is, let's go back to year 2000 defense department levels. we have a very bloated, wasteful military budget that has doubled over the year 2000. are we twice as secure? i do not think so. we can look at the blow back happening across the middle east. you can see having this hyper military is a man these drone wars and pakistan and somalia, which the president began to expand on day 3 and office. there were no republicans to blame it on. he began to expand the war effort massively. it is calling for $600 billion to renovate nuclear weapons and a new modes of delivering them. this is not the direction we need to go. we need a foreign policy based on human rights, not on the procurement of oil resources. we provide for a green a new deal that would directly create jobs. because it creates jobs in the green economy, it allows us to back off these wars for oil and save hundreds of billions of dollars on the bloated military. instead it puts that money into jobs, health care, and education -- the things we need at home to create national security. host: the biggest challenge is ge
KBCW
Oct 7, 2012 8:30am PDT
. find what's next for your business at chase.com/mainstreet . >>> welcome back. defense secretary leon panetta is concerned over clashes between syria and turkey. >> a lot of people worried that the violence can spread to neighboring countries, turkey and syria. again, traded artillery fire yesterday. turkey is turkey is not going to tolerate things like that, the killing of its people. panetta is using diplomatic channels to talk the two nations off of the path of war if that is possible. >> and this their is a -- that president obama lost the first debate to mitt romney. >> now, the first crucial first encounter passed. what do the candidates need to do to keep it going or get the momentum back going? we fut putt that question to former san francisco mayor willie brown and the chronicle's joe garafoli. what should they do? >> obama has to re-establish his dominance on the intellectual side, on the -- [ indiscernible ] side, he has to re-establish his dominance on the excitement side. can he do that? i don't know. >> and mitt romney? >> mitt romney has to keep going, keep plowing thro
CSPAN
Oct 2, 2012 11:00pm EDT
cheering on all the athletes of team gb. [applause] why would a party that claims to be less defensive turn the back on the redistribution that solidarity the common bonds of the united kingdom. friends, it is up to us, it is up to us, we the labour party must be the people who fight, defend and win the battle of the unit united kingdom. [applause] [applause] and after the united kingdom i.t., there no more important area of the common life than the national -- [inaudible] [applause] the national health service. the magic of the national health service for me, that you don't leave your credit card at the door. the national health service based on a whole different set of values. a whole different set of values that the people of britain love. not to market, money, and exchange. not value to competition, care, and corporation that is why the british people love the national health service. i'm afraid they have shown in government as something they just don't understand. remember before the last election, remember those air brush poster, to protect the nhs with the picture of david cameron. r
CBS
Oct 2, 2012 5:00am PDT
friend. the defense contends the killing was not premeditated but done in the heat of passion. >>> the body of one of two missing fishermen washed ashore on the san mateo county coast. he was aboard an 18-foot fishing boat when it capsized on sunday off pidgeon point. a second man is still missing. neither were wearing life jackets. two other men on board were wearing life jackets and made it safely to shore. >>> richmond city council has a couple of resolutions about chevron on its agenda tonight. the council expected to approve a resolution all aimed at making sure the oil company uses the highest standards and best technology when it repairs the refinery, that burned two months ago. the council is also expected to urge chevron to invest in research and office space in richmond's marina bay district. >>> an east bay fire district now has job openings for firefighters. the federal grant of nearly 8 million bucksenabling the east contra costa district to rehire laid off firefighters and add more. they plan to restore 15 firefighters and hire 12 more in addition to. the fire ch
CBS
Oct 2, 2012 6:00am PDT
friend. the defense says it was not premeditated, but done in the heat of passion. >>> the body of one of two missing fishermen has washed ashore on the san mateo county coast. the man was aboard an 18-foot fishing boat when it capsized early sunday off pidgeon point. a second man is still missing. neither were wearing life jackets. two other men on board were wearing life jackets and made it safely to shore. >>> all right. it is 6:09. it will be later this morning before amtrak trains can run between hanford and bakersfield in the san joaquin valley. tracks closed for repairs after two different railroad crashes involving big rigs. ironically, a big rig slammed into a freight train in hanford. the truck driver had minor injuries there. earlier yesterday, there was another crash about 15 miles away. about 40 passengers on that amtrak train were hurt none seriously. it was going from oakland to bakersfield. the driver didn't cross at the stopping gate and slammed into the train, according to police. >> how did you not see that the train was crossing, the arms were down, i don't know if
CBS
Oct 3, 2012 5:00am PDT
floor which resulted in us backing out of the building and fighting the fire defensively. this is where we put our ladder pipes and spray water from the tops of the roof and from hose lines into the windows. >> reporter: and here are some pictures we shot of the back of the house. that is where most of the damage occurred. the rear of the home and the attic. because of the collapse, there are a lot of void spaces now in what's left of the building and firefighters are afraid that fire still could be hiding in those spaces. that's why they are going to be here on scene until first light to make sure that this fire is completely out. then the investigation into the cause is going to given the there's been some talk that a propane tank may have been involved but firefighters are not confirming that right now. live in berkeley, anne makovec, cbs 5. >>> more gun violence in san jose. police investigating two late night shootings, a man wounded near izzy street. another man showed up at the hospital after he had been shot. both are expected to survive. no suspects. >>> another protest at the
CBS
Oct 3, 2012 6:00am PDT
of the building and fighting the fire defensively. this is where we put our ladder trucks and spray water from the temperatures to of the roof and hose lines into the windows -- water from the tops of the roof and hose lines into the windows. >> reporter: part of the roof collapsed falling on the first story. but firefighters pulled back before that happened. nobody was hurt. now, there was some talk that maybe a propane tank may have been involved in starting this fire. firefighters will not confirm that this morning. they say once they're sure all the hot spots are out in this house, then they will start their investigation into the cause. live in berkeleys anne makovec, cbs 5. >> thank you. >>> new this morning, more gun violence in san jose. police are investigating two late night shootings. a man was wounded near ezie and kass drive about 11:30 last night. 15 minutes later another man showed up at a hospital after he had been shot. both victims are expected to survive. no suspects so far. >>> major disruptions at the oakland city council. the second time in two weeks it happened last nigh
CBS
Oct 4, 2012 6:00am PDT
romney got the boost he was hoping for after putting the president on the defensive for much of the night. romney touted his own accomplishments as governor of massachusetts but continually pointed to what he called the failed promises of the obama administration. >> reporter: the first presidential debate started with a handshake and a romantic moment. >> 20 years ago, i became the luckiest man on earth because michelle obama agreed to marry me. >> congratulations to you, mr. president, on your anniversary. i'm sure this was the most romantic place you could imagine here with me. >> reporter: the theme of the debate for president obama appeared to be that romney's plans lacked specifics. >> is the reason that governor romney is keeping all these plans secret because it's too good? >> reporter: governor romney spent the night attacking his record. >> you have been president for four years. you said would you cut the deficit in half. it's now four years later. we still have trillion dollar deficits. >> reporter: mitt romney came into the debate trailing in the polls but that could change a
CSPAN
Oct 4, 2012 5:00pm EDT
to pay for $5 trillion in the tax cuts and $2 trillion in the defense spending that the military says it does not need is by asking the middle-class to pay more. i refuse to do that. i refuse to ask middle-class families to give up their deductions for owning a home or raising their kids just to pay for another millionaire's tax cut, just to pay for more tax cuts that we cannot afford. i will never turn medicare into a voucher. governor romney doubled down on the proposal last night, and he is wrong. no american should have to spend their golden years at the mercy of insurance companies. they should retire with the dignity they have earned. we will perform and strengthen medicare for a long haul, but reducing the cost of health care, not by asking seniors to pay thousands of dollars more, and we will keep promise of social security by taking the responsible steps to strengthen it. we will have a chance to talk about what is going on overseas, because our prosperity at home is linked to what happens abroad. four years ago, i promised to end the war in iraq, and i did. i said we would w
CBS
Sep 30, 2012 6:00am PDT
, the former defense secretary, he said temperament. there's such a thing as presidential temperament. you can smell it. you can feel it. it's there. and some people have it. some people don't. >> schieffer: considering the importance we place on them, it's hard to believe that presidential debates are fairly new to american politics. >> the candidates need to no introduction. the republican candidate vice president richard m. nixon and the democratic candidate senator john f. kennedy >> reporter: they began just 52 years ago on september 26, 1960. >> i think mr. nixon is an effective leader of his party. i hope he would grant me the same >> schieffer: some people who listened to it on the radio thought that nixon won but it was generally conceded that people who watched it on television were pretty convinced that jack kennedy won >> absolutely. what you say is important. but what you look like can be also as important >> mr. nixon, would you like to comment on that statement >> i have no comment and in nixon's case, he percent spired. he had the audacity to per spire. as a consequence, the ve
CBS
Oct 3, 2012 7:00am PDT
to my defense over the past four days, i am literally overwhelmed by your words. we are better than that e-mail. we are better than the bully that is would try to take us down. i leave you with this, to all the children out there who feel lost, who are struggling with your weight, with the color of your skin, your sexual preference, your disability, even the acne on your face, listen to me right now. do not let yourself-worth be defined by bullies. learn from my experience that the cruel words of one are nothing compared to the shouts of many. >> jennifer livingston is with us now. good morning, jennifer. >> good morning. thanks for having me. >> well, we in the media get criticized often. and you decided to fight back and call this particular viewer out. why? >> in my opinion, getting e-mails, usually it's something about a story which i think is fair game or something about the coat i'm wearing or the way my hair is styled. this was paernl attack, not only on my size, but on my ability to roll model our community and young girls. and i am a mother of three girls and that hit home
CBS
Oct 4, 2012 7:00am PDT
increase in defense spending that adds up without drastic spending cuts. and that's one of the things people will be going after with mitt romney. also his claims about his health care plan and medicare. again, how exactly his plan would work out. but i think in particular, the question of the taxes and the budget and how that would affect people, when really put into pla place, that will be the main fact checking going forward. >> certainly both sides of this campaign, and there's certainly stuff in the papers today analyzing things that obama said that were untrue and what romney said were untrue. everybody has to take a fine tooth comb through the paper to go through that this morning. let's talk about romney's tax cut plan. he wants to cut everyone's rates by 20%. is it true that that would cost $5 trillion, yes or no? well, the question is, how do you shape it? the question for romney is not necessarily that he's telling an untruth but not giving us the details. he is saying he will reduce rates and it will not be a tax net decrease because he will get rid of loopholes. what loop
CBS
Oct 4, 2012 7:00am EDT
increase in defense spending. that adds up. without drastic spending cuts. that's one of the things people will be going after mitt romney. also his claims about health care plan and medicare, how his plan would work out. i think in particular the question of the taxes and the budget and how that would affect people it will really put into place that will be the main fact checking question going forward. >> john, i feel facts has been one of the casualties in this campaign, certainly both sides. there's stuff in papers analyzing what obama said that was untrue and what mitt romney said that was untrue. let's talk about mitt romney's tax plan. he wants to cut everyone's rate by 21%. is it true that that would cost $5 trillion? yes or no? >> reporter: well the question is how do you shape it? the question for romney is not necessarily that he's telling an untruth it's that he's not giving us any of the details. he says he can reduce rates and not a net tax decrease because he'll get rid of loopholes? which hoop holes will you get rid of? he named cutting funding for pbs. that's a small part
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